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The American Pre-Pharmacy Students' Association will hold a hot chocolate sale and charity drive from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the PGH Breezeway to collect clothes and food for the needy. For information, call Tara Bolden at
Mmm, baked goods: Project Support will hold a bake sale from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the PGH Breezeway to raise money for battered women across Houston. For information, call Kerri Green at (713) 592-0290.
Pottery, anyone?: The Ceramics Club will hold a Christmas ceramics sale from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. in the main hall of the Art and Engineering Annex (the pink art barn). Proceeds will benefit the ceramics department. For information, call Huey Beckham at
I am woman, hear me plan: Counseling and Testing presents a free workshop on life planning for women at noon in Room 210A, Student Service Center. For information, call Debby Ting at
Celebrate the season: The Baptist Student Ministry will hold its annual Christmas luncheons at noon and 1 p.m. in the Baptist Student Center, 4801 Calhoun. Everyone is welcome. For information, call (713) 741-0967.
Don't get anxious: Learning Support Services presents a free workshop on test anxiety at 2 p.m. in Room 404, Fine Arts Building. For information, call (713) 743-5411.
Know your faith: The Catholic Newman Association presents "Know Your Faith: Why Catholics Still Celebrate Advent" at 7:30 p.m. in the Catholic Center, Entrance 1 at Calhoun.
Step up to the mic: The Student Program Board and Residence Halls Association will hold an open-mic night from 8 p.m. to midnight at the Moody Towers Commons. For information, call (713) 743-5210.
Teaching excellence: The deadline for nominations for the university's Teaching Excellence Awards is 5 p.m. Friday. Faculty nominees must be tenured or tenure-track with two academic years of teaching experience. TA/fellow nominees must be enrolled as graduate students and have held their jobs for at least two academic semesters. All candidates must be teaching during the spring 1998 semester. Faculty, students and alumni may nominate; for information, call